Monthly Archives: May 2012

Rathmines Branagan Cup K.O.

Rathmines were knocked out of the Branagan Cup in this evening’s semi-final against Elm Mount. Bd. ELM MOUNT ICU no. Rating Result RATHMINES ICU no. Rating 1 David Fitzsimons 6236 2258 1 – 0 Mel O Cinnéide 720 2179 2 … Continue reading

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Rathmines knocked out of William Brennan

Rathmines were knocked out of the William Brennan cup on foot of a 2.5 – 3.5 semi-final loss against Bray/Greystones last Thursday. Rathmines                              Bray/Greystones A 1.Atanis Kouhtev    1409 0-1  Tom Janowski     1309 2.John Gaffney       1355 0-1   Paul Ryan          1267 3.Nicky Pierce         1344 0-1   … Continue reading

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Rathmines Club Championships update

With most of the postponed games now played, the final tables are beginning to crystallise.  Congratulations to Andrew McGrath on landing a second title in the U-1200 group thanks to a win on Thursday.  Meanwhile in the top group, the … Continue reading

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Club Championships Round 6 Results, etc.

In the top group everything depends on the outcome of Bermingham – Burke.  A draw means that Killian will be Champion for the 3rd time.  Otherwise, the winner faces a playoff with Killian to decide the title. In the middle … Continue reading

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Paul Mogerley Memorial Team Tournament 2012

Controller: John Maher Each team will have 3 players, 1 senior, 1 intermediate and 1 of junior level.  Teams will be of roughly equal aggregate strength. Games to be played over 4 Thursdays, beginning 31st May.  Postponements to be played … Continue reading

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Rathmines juniors selected for Ireland

Congratulations to all the Rathmines Juniors selected to represent Ireland in the Glorney Cup! Maura reports: “Some good news to report from the Junior Club. Three members have been selected to represent Ireland this summer when Ireland u18/u14 and u12 … Continue reading

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New ICU Rating List now available

The new ICU Rating List for May 2012 is now available http://icu.ie/ratings/list.php Here are the top 10 improvers from Rathmines Chess Club, i.e. biggest rating gains since the last list in January:   Name May’12 Rating change 1 Nikrow, Shahram 1352 … Continue reading

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